Character Design (Advanced)

Course covers advanced fundamentals of Digital Illustration and Character Designing for computer games and animation.

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DURATION:
4 days

Address

Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Information Technology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   View map

Categories

ACE , Short Courses
Course Overview This course covers advanced fundamentals of Digital Illustration and Character Designing for computer games and animation. Participants will learn about the process and also elements of digital painting and character designing for games and animation which includes character designs, strong character poses, character bible and digital illustration/concept art.
Course Objective After completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Strong character designs that can be used for 2D and 3D games and animations.
  • Sketch out quick designs in a matter of minutes that can be rendered into finished designs.
  • Conceptualize and do digital illustrations using Photoshop.
  • Produce high quality characters for show reels and compiling strong portfolio.
Target Audience The course is opened for participants who are interested in character designing for the gaming and animation industry. It is highly recommended for anyone interested in doing digital illustration and character designing. Basic drawing skills is required and usage of Wacom tablets.

Pre-requisite: Basic level Digital Illustration and character designing for games and animation.

Course Outline  

Topic 1: ADVANCE CHARACTER ARCHETYPES
Topic 2: DEVELOP STORY – GROUP
Topic 3: CREATING CHARACTERS FROM SILLHOUTTES – ALCHEMY
Topic 4: BLACK AND WHITE VALUES
Topic 5: ANATOMY AND STRUCTURE
Topic 6: IMPORTANCE OF CHARACTER BACK STORY
Topic 7: CHARACTER DESIGNING – DIGITAL (PHOTOSHOP)
Topic 8: CHARACTER TURNAROUNDS
Duration 4 Days